AMD and Red Hat have a long history of working together to provide solutions to customer problems. This trusted relationship includes an engineering partnership dedicated to technical excellence that has optimized the Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® operating system for AMD Opteron™ processors.
With Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization and AMD Opteron Processor-based servers, you can dramatically cut costs by consolidating existing servers, and—as your workloads increase—avoid buying new ones. Your ability to scale rapidly and seamlessly to meet new workloads transforms your business into an agile and truly dynamic organization by helping to:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Drives Technology Leadership Spanning Physical, Virtual and Cloud Environments
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 offers enhanced virtualization and interoperability capabilities, combined with support for the AMD Opteron™ 4000 and 6000 Series platform.
"Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 was built to take advantage of the core density and power efficiency available in industry-leading servers, such as those based on AMD Opteron™ 6000 and 4000 series platforms," said Margaret Lewis, director of Software Strategy at AMD. "Combining the impressive performance, scalability, virtualization and efficiency benefits of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 with AMD-based server solutions can help our joint customers to reduce costs and expand the capabilities of their computing infrastructure."
Coupled with AMD Virtualization (AMD-V)™ Technology, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 offers a solid solution for enterprise IT managers to leverage virtualization across their entire environment.
The Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 update provides a number of virtualization enhancements.